Miss Oklahoma and Information On 6 Meteorologist Megan Gold is competing this week for Miss America. Whereas many are making ready to cheer Megan on, her neighbors and buddies at Covenant Dwelling at Inverness could be the most excited.
Retirement group Covenant Dwelling at Inverness is residence to Miss Oklahoma Megan Gold.
“Nicely my joke is, in our constructing, she lowered the common age about two years when she moved in, as a result of we’re slightly older than she is,” stated Jim Harris.
Jim Harris and Jane Waligora met Megan when she moved in and stated they grew to become quick buddies.
“You possibly can inform older folks curiosity her. She has a heat, and a manner about her that simply reaches out and pulls folks in,” Jane stated.
Megan moved into the retirement group as a part of her social impression initiative to struggle senior starvation.
Whereas Jim stated residents at Inverness do not wrestle with meals insecurity, it is a difficulty that wants consideration.
“There are lots of seniors who shouldn’t have ample meals and that is her major platform and hopefully she might be miss America and that might be a nationwide platform and actually make a distinction,” he stated.
Inverness is internet hosting watch events throughout each evening of competitors, and Dorothy Sharp plans to observe each second of protection she will.
She stated she met Megan when she moved in and has cherished attending to know her. “Not all people who find themselves 23 like to sit down and go to with people who find themselves 93,” Dorothy stated.
Dorothy stated she’s happy with Megan for competing. “To assume her dream got here true, she’s miss Oklahoma, and it is fairly attainable she could possibly be miss America,” she stated.
Everyone seems to be thrilled to cheer Megan on and stated she’d be an important Miss America. “In our hearts she wins, no matter if the remainder of the nation agrees or not,” Jane stated.
Megan will compete within the preliminary competitions Monday and Tuesday, and the finals might be held on Thursday, Dec. 15.